Around The World in Chocolate Bars – Liquorice & Hemp or Curry Chocolate anyone?
Food & Drink

Around The World in Chocolate Bars – Liquorice & Hemp or Curry Chocolate anyone?

I spotted these in the chocolate room at Liberty. Are they not the most delightfully packaged chocolate bars? I love the vintage postcard design and theme of this limited edition collection from chocolatiers Cocomaya. The set of ‘Around the world’ chocolate bars have flavours inspired by various cities to let your tastebuds travel via the medium of chocolate. … Continue reading

Vaishaly Cleansing Balm Review – post traumatic cleanser disorder!
Beauty / Reviews

Vaishaly Cleansing Balm Review – post traumatic cleanser disorder!

“Don’t believe the hype” should be a warning sticker on certain products. Vaishaly Cleansing Balm is one such product and unquestionably my most disappointing skincare purchase ever. This left me with post traumatic cleanser disorder! I have dry, sensitive skin so am always looking for soothing, well formulated products that won’t strip my skin. I … Continue reading

Skincare Empties From First Aid Beauty, Kiehls, Sarah Chapman, Superdrug, Uriage and Vaishaly
Beauty / Reviews

Skincare Empties From First Aid Beauty, Kiehls, Sarah Chapman, Superdrug, Uriage and Vaishaly

Skincare products I’ve recently finished using. Whistle stop reviews below: Superdrug Little Blue tin: good old petroleum jelly – when I recently had a horrendous allergic reaction which resulted in a hideous rash on my face, this turned out to be a very unexpected skin saviour.  I had tried everything and just smoothed this on … Continue reading

London Food Shopping: The People’s Supermarket – for the people, by the people?
Retail Therapy

London Food Shopping: The People’s Supermarket – for the people, by the people?

Our ancestors would think they’d died and gone to heaven if they walked into a supermarket today. All that bounty all in one place – no hunting or gathering required. Quite amazing really. You can’t beat supermarkets for convenience and I often have fun wandering the aisles exploring the goodies on the shelves. However I’m not … Continue reading